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Anthopology

The UCCS Department of Anthropology serves our students and community by promoting and advancing a nuanced understanding of human origins, history, and diversity. 

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Army ROTC

The focus of this program is to recruit, develop, and commission college-educated men and women to serve as officers in the United States Army. 

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Biology

Our mission is to provide excellent classroom teaching integrated with relevant research and practical experiences. 

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Communication

Because the field of communication is so broad, we offer a Bachelor’s Degree with an emphasis in five different areas of study that we call tracks.

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Economics

Welcome to the Department of Economics at The University of Colorado Colorado Springs. The department’s faculty members teach and conduct research in various fields of economics.

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English

The Department of English at UCCS offers a Bachelor of Arts in English with distinct emphases: Literature,  Rhetoric and Writing,  Secondary Education,  Pre-Licensure Elementary Education and Pre-Licensure Special Education.

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Geography & Environmental Studies

Welcome to the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies (GES) where award-winning faculty provide a wealth of high-impact learning opportunities to students in inclusive, small-sized settings both inside and outside the classroom.

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History

The Department of History is a community of scholars who seek to understand the past and strive to introduce students to the process of historical thinking.

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Interdisciplinary Studies

We are happy to see that you are interested in an Interdisciplinary Studies Degree (INDS). This is a new degree option that offers students a way to merge multiple interests to create a unique degree.

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Languages & Cultures

The objective of the Department is to provide students with the linguistic and intellectual bases and structures necessary for critically assessing and living in the pluridisciplinary, multicultural and global environment of the modern world.

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Mathematics

Welcome to the home page of the UCCS Department of Mathematics! Our department offers bachelors, masters, and PhD degrees. We are also involved in a number of outside-the-classroom activities.

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Philosophy

As a discipline, philosophy is applied to a great variety of topics, such as the nature of knowledge, the mind, and truth, determining what is moral, investigating what makes something beautiful, and inquiring after the existence of God or Ultimate Reality.

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Physics & Energy Science

Welcome to the Department of Physics and Energy Science! We are an enthusiastic department devoted to excellence in both teaching and research. 

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Political Science

The Department of Political Science is a scholarly community of teachers and researchers who strive to be experts in their areas of specialty and who serve the university and community with their knowledge. 

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Psychology

sychology is the study of the mind and behavior. The discipline embraces all aspects of the human experience - from the functions of the brain to the actions of nations, from child development to care for the aged.

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Sociology

The UCCS Sociology department is guided by a vision of social justice. We provide methodological and theoretical frameworks to transcend individual experience in order to understand social life. 

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Visual & Performing Arts

Our cross-disciplinary Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Innovation degrees in Visual and Performing Arts encourages innovative collaboration between art history, film studies, gallery & museum management, music, theatre and visual art. 

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